secondly

adverb
sec·​ond·​ly | \ ˈse-kən(d)-lē How to pronounce secondly (audio) \

Definition of secondly

: in the second place For one, the process required considerable hand labor; secondly, it was difficult to control in large format…— Naomi Rosenblum

First Known Use of secondly

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Secondly.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/secondly. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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